7 Tips for work at home moms with small children

7 Tips for work at home moms with small children

Last week I started a new Periscope show called "Work at Home Wednesday." I will be live streaming (because that's the only way Periscope works) each Wednesday at 2 p.m. CST. 

Last week our discussion centered around working at home when you have small children. The question came from my friend Betsy at A Mother's Road

Were you able to work at home when your boys were 2 and 5 months? How? I find they are just so unpredictable I can't block out a consistent time to work. Maybe it just the stage I'm in right now...

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7 frugal (or free!) baby shower gift ideas

7 frugal (or free!) baby shower gift ideas

I know a lot of families who are expanding. I know several women who are pregnant or who have delivered in the past few weeks (seriously it’s in the double digits). I also know a lot of families who are growing through adoption.

I truly believe children are a blessing and I want to celebrate with these families. However, if I went out and bought each one of these families a gift I would very quickly run out of money.

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Saving at Target like a pro

Saving at Target like a pro

Everyone loves Target. Come one, you know you love that place. You walk in with a list in mind and then see the dollar sections and lose it! $4,103.28 later you walk out. 

I kid. I kid. 

I actually don't shop at target often anymore, but it is still one of my favorite places to SAVE money. Target is really coupon friendly. They have several ways to save (and of course get you to spend). 

I have outlined some of those below:

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4 Ways To Earn Free Gift Cards

4 Ways To Earn Free Gift Cards

How would you like to buy Christmas  presents for your family without spending a dime? 

Or go out to eat for free? Who wouldn't, right? 

My family and I have been on our debt free journey for 2 years now. During this long journey to pay off debt, I have discovered some easy ways to earn gift cards to help us out with holidays, eating out, household necessities and even groceries.   

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Tips for saving up for a house on one income

Tips for saving up for a house on one income

It's been nine months since we closed on our house (woo!). It's been an incredible nine months living in a home that we own, that we wanted and that we worked hard for. 

Since today is Money Monday, the day where I answer real money questions from real people on my YouTube channel I thought i would share a question from a viewer. 

"Can you talk about saving up for a house on one income?" 

Sweet and to the point, right? Here are a few things that we did and that worked for us. Remember, I am not a financial expert, just a woman who likes to save money. 

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